Architecture Design House of Stone near Fafe mountains in Northern Portugal. You certainly know the animated series The Flintstones, which tells the story of family life in the stone age. In this series of events is funny and exciting happening, whether between husband and wife family Flintstone (Fred and Wilma), neighbor, or friend them. The stone house that often exist in the cartoon series, it turns out there in real life, precisely located in Portugal and become one of the houses or the outlying buildings in the world.
Casa do Penedo, also known as the “House of Stone”, is the architectural monument located near Fafe mountains in northern Portugal. The house is built of four large granite stone that serves as the basic foundation, walls and ceiling. Its construction was carried out in 1972 and take two years. Originally the residence of the owner is used to relax on vacation, now functions into a small museum containing relics and historic photographs and a tourist destination.
Door is made of steel and bulletproof windows are made, for security reasons. But where there is no electricity flowing. Interestingly, there is a swimming pool and a fireplace in it. This stone house overlooking a beautiful valley. The unusual design as well as the surrounding natural scenery make the charming stone house has become an interesting tourist attraction.